Nikhil Pandey


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Nikhil has a broad disputes practice with a focus on commercial litigation, arbitration, and governmental relations. He assists individuals and corporations across many industries with a variety of commercial, environmental, regulatory, lobbying, civil and administrative matters.
Nikhil has represented clients at the Supreme Court of British Columbia and Provincial Court of British Columbia. Nikhil is also an emerging author on Canadian election law matters, whose commentary on elections has been included in publications across the country.

Nikhil joined BLG as an associate after summering and articling with the firm. Prior to being called to the bar, Nikhil clerked for five justices of the Supreme Court of British Columbia. During law school, he was awarded the UBC President's Student Leader Recognition for his contributions to student life. Nikhil also received a number of academic awards, including the JSD Tory Prize for Advocacy for his performance at the Bowman National Tax Moot.

Nikhil serves as the regional co-chair of the firm's national Race Action Committee.

Beyond Our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Law Society of British Columbia
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Founder, Raise the Bar mentorship program
  • Member, South Asian Bar Association
  • Member, Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers
  • Volunteer Lawyer, Access Pro Bono Society of British Columbia

Bar Admission & Education

  • British Columbia, 2022
  • JD, University of British Columbia, 2020
  • BA, Economics & International Relations, University of Toronto, 2017